Upcoming Events

  • Saturday, March 4, 2017 - 5:30pm

    Save the date for the 2017 annual Heroes Gala presented by Indiana Grand Racing and Casino.  More details later.

  • 2017 Heroes Golf Classic
    Monday, April 24, 2017 - 10:00am

    We hope you can join us for this fun-filled event, which is being hosted at the beautiful Moon Valley Country Club. The proceeds for the tournament go to support our Life Enrichment Programs, Life Emergency Needs Program, and our Sports & Education Camps. A special shout-out goes to the team...

  • Wildlife World Zoo & Aquarium
    Thursday, May 18, 2017 - 9:00am

    Event info:

    Check-in from 9am to 11am Lunch served at noon The rest of the day is yours! 16501 W. Northern Ave Litchfield Park, AZ 85340 Admission Paid & Lunch provided. Rides & animal feedings not included.

    RSVP to stella.j.cook2.ctr@mail.milno...

Getting Involved

  • Tickets to the Diamondback Game

    Thank you, Southwest Veterans Chamber for donating tickets to the Diamondbacks game.  Our Gold Star families loved it.

  • Gold Star Day at the Arizona Snowbowl

    Gold Star Day at the Arizona Snowbowl

    Gold star families braved the stormy weather to spend time together at the Arizona Snowbowl. Despite the weather conditions, the families had a great time taking the Scenic Chairlift and the lunch provided as well.

  • Gold Star Picnic in Littleton, Colorado

    Gold Star Picnic in Littleton, Colorado

    Close to 65 military children and families attend our 1st annual Gold Star Family picnic.  The magician and balloon maker was the star of the day and made sure all the kids were entertained.

    Read more here.

  • https://www.helpinghandsforfreedom.org/media/press-releases/dream-chaser-fulfilled-at-memorial-day-cubs-game
    Dream Chaser at the Memorial Day Cub's Game
    On Monday,May 31, 2016, HHFF celebrated Memorial Day at Wrigely field with the Tristan Hotchkin, gold star son of Gunnar Hotchkin.  Tristan threw out the pitch for the Memorial Day game. 
    Read the full story here.
  • Gold Star Day at Castles 'N Coasters

    Gold Star Day at Castles 'N Coasters

    Survivor Outreach Services and Helping Hands for Freedom teamed up to take Arizona Gold Star families to Castles 'N Coasters.  The families were treated to park admission, miniature golf, arcade cash, and dinner. 

    Learn more about our Life Enrichment program.

  • Gold Star Wives Day - Abuelo's Mexican Food Restaurant

    Gold Star Wives Day - Abuelo's Mexican Food Restaurant

    Abuelo's Mexican Restaurant sponsored the Gold Star Wives lunch last Saturday. Our ladies enjoyed the event. The food was superb, service was great, and the memories are to be cherished. 

    Learn more about our Life Enrichment program here.

  • Route for the Brave

    The Route for the Brave - Walk Across America is a fundraiser in support of Helping Hands for Freedom’s effort to build a retreat house for military members and their families who have endured multiple deployments, been wounded, or who have died in the line of duty.

HHFF Briefing

A Holiday Gathering for Survivors hosted by Malik Jackson and HHFF

Saturday, December 10, 2016 - What an incredible time in Jacksonville hosting a Holiday Party with Malik Jackson and over 100 military children and families who have lost a love to the war. The holiday season is often tough on military families so Helping Hands for Freedom, Survivor Outreach...